Honey--Final Estimates, from the USDA National Agricultural Statistics ServiceEntry ID: USDA0261
Abstract: This dataset presents final honey production estimates for
1986-1992. Data represents producers with five colonies or more,
and covers number of honey producing colonies, yield per colony,
honey production, stocks held by producers, average price
received by producers at point of first sale, and value of
production. At the national level, revisions of estimates ... of
honey were one to four percent.
Collection Organization: National Agricultural Statistics Service
Collection Methodology: Surveys of the farm universe are made
several times each year and estimates are adopted based on
survey data and any other available administrative data that
would support estimate levels.
Collection Frequency: Annually.
Update Characteristics: Updated in its entirety.
STATISTICAL INFORMATION: The data reside in two ASCII text files.
Data Center: National Agricultural Statistics Service
Dissemination Media: Diskette, Internet home page
File Format: ASCII delimited
Access Instructions: Call NASS at 1-800-999-6779 for historical
series data available on diskette. For historical series data
available online, connect to the Internet home page at Cornell
Or connect at the NASS Internet home page.
Start Date: 1986-01-01
Quality Each state provides estimates, and estimates are closely
reviewed at the national level. U.S. totals evaluated using a
balanced sheet approach. All surveys computer and manually
edited for error.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: tkruchten at nass.usda.gov
USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service Estimates Division South Agriculture Building, Room 5910 1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20250
"Honey - Final Estimates, 1986-92" SB No. 912, Agricultural
Statistics Board, National Agricultural Statistics Service,
USDA, March 1995.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-12-21